Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Healthcare, 2014

Published: 03 January 2014

ID: G00258139

Analyst(s): Thomas J. Handler, M.D.


Healthcare organizations face unprecedented pressure to adapt to new business models while improving care quality and controlling costs. Our 2014 research will provide CIOs of healthcare providers and payers the strategic insight and tactical guidance to thrive in a rapidly evolving environment.

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Key Issues

  • How can IT best support innovation in healthcare delivery and business models?
  • What IT strategic planning, governance and operations management areas should CIOs focus on improving this year?
  • What applications, vendors and processes will enable the integrated health enterprise?
  • How can analytics/information management enable higher performance in healthcare business results and care delivery?
  • What critical foundational technologies enable and support healthcare organizations?
  • What applications, analytics, vendors and processes enable healthcare organizations to achieve operational quality, efficiency and reliability objectives?
  • How can organizations best procure, deploy, manage and measure/optimize IT support of clinical capabilities?
  • What strategies and technologies can healthcare leverage to adapt to the changing role of the consumer/patient in the healthcare process?

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